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Tripura tightens security ahead of council polls

 Security along the India-Bangladesh border and inter-state border with Assam and Mizoram would be further tightened to ensure trouble-free elections to the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) on May 3, officials said here on Saturday.

May 02, 2015, 13:39 PM IST

UP Council polls: BJP's last ditch efforts to bag two seats

With barely two days left for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council elections, BJP is making all out efforts to garner support of smaller parties and Independent MLAs to ensure victory in two of the 12 seats going to polls on January 23.

Jan 20, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

Clean sweep for NC-Congress in J&K

The contest was multi-cornered with all the parties fielding their candidates, while the coalition partners - NC and Congress shared two seats each in Jammu region and the Kashmir Valley.

Dec 06, 2012, 10:23 AM IST

J&K: BJP expels 6 MLAs for cross-voting

The BJP on Friday expelled six of its
MLAs for defying the party whip in the Jammu and Kashmir
Assembly.

Nov 18, 2011, 18:20 PM IST

Council polls: AP Minister rues lack of coordination

Congress could have won more seats in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council polls had
Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and the state party
leadership coordinated better with the workers, Textiles
Minister P Shankar Rao said.

Mar 24, 2011, 23:59 PM IST

Reddy fumes after cross-voting in AP Council polls

Andhra Pradesh CM Kiran Kumar Reddy accused the Congress MLAs who owe
allegiance to rebel leader Y S Jaganmohan Reddy of having
cheated the party with the objective of defeating its
official nominee, Mohammad Jani.

Mar 18, 2011, 18:21 PM IST

Polling begins for Andhra Pradesh Council elections

Polling process for election of
ten members to the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council from the Assembly began Thursday morning with state Forest Minister Satrucharla Vijayarama Raju casting the first vote.

Mar 17, 2011, 12:25 PM IST

Prithviraj Chavan to contest Maha Legislative Council polls

Racing against time to become a
member of the Maharashtra legislature, Chief Minister
Prithviraj Chavan has decided to contest the state Legislative
Council elections.

Feb 15, 2011, 22:14 PM IST

Shiv Sena to approach EC over horse trading in Council polls

Shiv Sena has decided to approach
the Election Commission alleging horse trading in the polls
after one of its candidates lost in the Maharashtra Council
elections.

Jun 11, 2010, 23:36 PM IST

Maharashtra Council polls: All nominations found valid

Nomination papers filed by all the
12 candidates for the biennial election to the Maharashtra
Legislative Council on June 10 have been found valid.

Jun 01, 2010, 20:35 PM IST

BSP hoping for big gains in UP legislative council polls

Upbeat after a good showing in the
recent assembly bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, the ruling BSP has
set its eyes on elections to 36 seats in the state Legislative
Council.

Nov 22, 2009, 20:53 PM IST